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Thomas Cromwell : a revolutionary life / Diarmaid MacCulloch.

Author/creator MacCulloch, Diarmaid author.
Format Book and Print
Publication Info New York : Viking, [2018]
Copyright Notice ©2018
Descriptionxxiii, 728 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color), maps ; 25 cm
Subject(s)
Contents Introduction -- Journeys : Ruffian ; The return of the native ; In the Cardinal's service: 1524-1528 ; Managing failure: 1528-1529 ; Serving two masters: 1530 -- New wine : Council and Parliament: 1531 ; New Year's gifts: 1532 ; Making a difference: 1532 ; A royal marriage: 1532-1533 -- Touching pitch : Treason in prospect: 1533-1534 ; Spirituals: 1534-1535 ; Deaths for religion: 1535 ; Progresses and scrutinies: 1535-1536 ; Surrenders and the scaffold: 1536 -- Power and its reward : Summer opportunities: 1536 ; Grace for the Commonwealth: 1536 ; The reckoning: 1537 ; The King's uncle?: 1537-1538 ; Cutting down trees: 1538 -- Nemesis : Shifting dynasties: 1538-1539 ; Stumbling blocks: 1539 ; Downfall: 1539-1540 ; Futures.
Abstract Examines the life of King Henry VIII's right-hand man, who did everything he could to secure the future of a son he loved dearly, but who ultimately could not control the unpredictable monarch.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (pages 557-582) and index.
Genre/formNonfiction.
Genre/formBiographies.
Genre/formBiographies.
ISBN9780670025572 (hardcover)
ISBN0670025577 (hardcover)
ISBN(ebook)
Stock numberPenguin Group USA, Attn: Order Processing 405 Murray Hill Pkwy, East Rutherford, NJ, USA, 07073-2136 SAN 201-3975

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